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  1. OOSKAnews Voices: Transferring Bulk Water across Borders

    13 Sep 2016- 10:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GLASGOW, United Kingdom OOSKAnews Voices  is a series of guest “opinion columns” on water, written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. The columns provide a global p ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/13/2016 - 10:43

  2. UN Appeals for $7.73 Billion for Syrians, Host Communities in 2016

    13 Jan 2016- 10:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States The United Nations this week appealed to member states for $7.73 billion USD in new funding to help 22.5 million Syrians and other people in the region affected by Syria’s ongoing c ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2016 - 10:35

  3. South Sudan Is Worst Place in the World to Find a Toilet; India Has Longest Lines: WaterAid

    20 Nov 2015- 10:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom South Sudan is the hardest place in the world to find a household toilet, according to a new report by international charity WaterAid. The report, “ It’s No Joke: The State of the World’ ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/23/2015 - 08:57

  4. UK Aid Groups Warn of Waterborne Disease Threat in Nepal

    6 May 2015- 11:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KATHMANDU, Nepal A group of 13 UK-based humanitarian aid groups warned this week that there is a high risk that cholera, dysentery and other serious waterborne diseases will break out in Nepal in the aftermath ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/06/2015 - 11:05

  5. Local Resource Risks in Developing Countries Can Trigger Global Risks: Report

    10 Feb 2015- 10:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom Local resource risks-- like water stress, land-use change, food security and energy instability-- in developing countries have the potential to trigger “political and economic risks that ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/11/2015 - 11:51

  6. UN: Eliminating Cholera in Haiti Requires “Urgent Interventions” in Water, Sanitation

    4 Apr 2014- 09:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti With only 17 percent of the Haitian population having access to sanitation services and about half with access to safe drinking water, eliminating cholera from the country will be “impossi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/04/2014 - 09:59

  7. Turkish Dam Plans Escalate Tensions With Armenia

    6 Feb 2014- 10:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ANKARA, Turkey Two proposed dams that would provide large new reservoirs in eastern Turkey on rivers that run across the border into Armenia are exacerbating tension between the two countries. Turkish authoriti ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/12/2014 - 11:08

  8. South Asia Launches Regional Sanitation Campaign

    Thousands of citizens of Bangladesh, Nepal, India, Pakistan, Bhutan, and Sri Lanka came together on March 19 to launch a regional sanitation campaign for South Asia. The launch was held in the Nepali capital, Kathmandu, ahead of World Water Day celebratio ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/21/2013 - 09:53

  9. Climate Change Means Past Trends Are Not Indicative of Future Water Availability: HSBC

    Climate change is causing glaciers to melt and rainfall patterns to shift, which causes what was once a fairly stable water supply to become more and more unpredictable, according to a recent report from banking and financial services organization HSBC. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/18/2016 - 23:40

  10. Developing World Economic Growth Hindered by Water Shortage

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    Local Press Report - 06/11/2012 - 09:34

  11. British MPs Angered by Aid to Turkey

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    Local Press Report - 05/15/2013 - 17:47

  12. Spain’s AGBAR Eyes Latin America, MENA Markets

    3 Aug 2011- 19:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Spain, MADRID Spanish company Sociedad General de Aguas de Barcelona (AGBAR) has set a new strategy of shifting to solutions and technology, where it sees a growth market.  AGBAR has also begun to expand its op ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/29/2013 - 11:17

  13. Spain’s AGBAR Eyes Latin America, MENA Markets

    1 Aug 2011- 14:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Spain, MADRID Spanish company Sociedad General de Aguas de Barcelona (AGBAR) has set a new strategy of shifting to solutions and technology, where it sees a growth market.  AGBAR has also begun to expand its op ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/29/2013 - 11:17

  14. Global Appeal Asks for $1 Billion USD to Tackle Water Crisis in Darfur

    18 Jul 2011- 13:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KHARTOUM, Sudan Representatives of the international donor community in conjunction with the Sudanese Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources have launched an appeal for $1 billion USD to finance 65 inter-r ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2013 - 17:47

  15. Hand-Held Sensor Detects Threats to Water Supplies

    9 Jun 2011- 18:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium Bacteria, parasites and viruses found in water kill or sicken millions of people every year, and security officials have long feared that reservoirs are effortless targets for a biological att ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/26/2013 - 16:07

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